Global Food and Agricultural Business

Our Global Food and Agricultural Business programs are open to recent graduates and candidates of all levels of experience, focussing on the economic, political, environmental, and social issues affecting global food systems.

Global Food and Agricultural Business Scholarship

Study Global Food and Agricultural Business in 2021 with new Scholarships available to eligible students.*

This is a great opportunity to become a leader in one of Australia’s largest and most important industries, with up to 6 job openings per graduate. Solve global challenges related to food and resources, this program is focused on economic, political, environmental and social issues affecting global food systems. The scholarship applies to the Masters, Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate in Global Food and Agricultural Business.
 
*Refer to Scholarship terms and conditions.

Terms and Conditions

Craig Johns

Craig Johns, Associate Director

The Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business connects you with a network of world-class academics, policy experts and agribusiness leaders, setting you on the path for a rewarding career in the agricultural industry.

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Who is this program for?

Global Food and Agricultural Business programs are designed for students who are interested in global resource security and want to focus on the economic, political, environmental, and social issues effecting global food systems.

The Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business is a two year degree. For individuals seeking a shorter degree, the Graduate Certificate in Global Food and Agricultural Business and Graduate Diploma in Global Food and Agricultural Business provide the option to ease into postgraduate study providing further security and flexibility to your studies.

Where will this take you?

Global Food and Agricultural Business programs provide you with the necessary conceptual and practical skills to solve global challenges and start a career in food and agriculture-related industries.

Whether you are interested in the public or private sector, the program opens up a broad range of possible career paths. This includes government departments, research centres, international funding agencies, agricultural consultancy services, and non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

What will you learn?

The programs will help you develop the conceptual and practical skills necessary for agribusiness management in an increasingly complex global food and agricultural marketplace.

Key teachings includes:

  • Analysing real-world food and agricultural business problems, issues, or strategic opportunities.
  • Examining the policies affecting agricultural and food businesses, consumers and governments.
  • Exploring how the international food and agricultural markets have changed dramatically over the last several decades.

You may also have the opportunity to develop practical skillsets by completing a full range of internship options with leading Agribusiness companies.

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Claire Adams

Claire Adams, Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business

I’m interested in many aspects of agribusiness, on a local and global level and I was wanting to find a postgraduate degree that would help enhance my current abilities, and give me new skills in an area that is growing and changing. The Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business gave me an opportunity to explore agriculture from many aspects including policy and economics, as well as giving some direct experience.


Global Food and Agricultural Business Scholarship

Study Global Food and Agricultural Business in 2021 with new Scholarships available to eligible students. This is a great opportunity for you to develop the conceptual and practical skills necessary for agribusiness management in an increasingly complex global food and agricultural marketplace. Whether you are interested in the public or private sector, the program opens up a broad range of possible career paths. This includes government departments, research centres, international funding agencies, agricultural consultancy services, and non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

  • Training future leaders in Global Food and Agriculture
  • Accessible price point, particularly through a time of uncertainty
  • Flexible learning
  • Support life-long employability
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  • Scholarship rules

    The Centre for Global Food and Resources is establishing a Scholarship for Australian Full-fee paying students commencing the following programs in 2021 (inclusive of all intakes):

    1. The Scholarships provides for University of Adelaide Alumni to receive a 50% reduction in Australian Full-fee paying tuition for the entirety of their program:
      • Up to 48 units of study for the Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business
      • Up to 24 units of study for the Graduate Diploma in Global Food and Agricultural Business
      • Up to 12 units of study for the Graduate Certificate in Global Food and Agricultural Business
    2. The Scholarships provides for other domestic (non-alumni) to receive a 20% reduction in Australian Full-fee paying tuition for the entirety of their program:
      • Up to 48 units of study for the Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business
      • Up to 24 units of study for the Graduate Diploma in Global Food and Agricultural Business
      • Up to 12 units of study for the Graduate Certificate in Global Food and Agricultural Business
    3. The scholarship will only cover the minimum number of courses required for a student to be eligible to graduate within the above mentioned programs.
    4. If a student does not successfully complete a course, either by receiving an overall fail grade or withdrawing during the Withdraw No Fail (WNF) or Withdraw Fail (WF) periods, the scholarship will not cover completion of any required additional courses.
    5. A student can choose to undertake the degree full-time or study part-time up to the maximum duration period which equates to 3x the full-time duration of the program.
    6. To be eligible for the scholarship an applicant must gain acceptance and commence the program in 2021, inclusive of all trimester intakes.
    7. The Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business Scholarship (inclusive of nested awards) is applicable to Australian citizens / permanent residents of Australia undertaking Australian Full-fee paying tuition. 
    8. The Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business Scholarship is applicable to the Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business (inclusive of nested awards).  Students undertaking any other PG coursework program/s are not eligible. 
    9. The Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business Scholarship will not be applied in conjunction with any other University of Adelaide scholarship.
  • How to apply

    1. Apply for the Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business , Graduate Diploma in Global Food and Agricultural Business or Graduate Certificate in Global Food and Agricultural Business via SATAC. 

    2. Accept your offer and commence the program in 2021.

    3. The Global Food and Agricultural Business Scholarship will automatically be applied to your tuition fees.